Monthly Archives: October 2011

Blue Sky, Nothing But Blue Sky

One of the most abused words in Nukespeak is the little five-letter word “clean.” There is nothing “clean” about the process of producing nuclear weapons or nuclear energy. Every step produces its associated nuclear wastes, from the massive piles of … Continue reading

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Sierra Club Books Releases Nukespeak E-Book

Tomorrow is the official release date for the 30th anniversary updated e-book edition of Nukespeak: The Selling of Nuclear Technology from the Manhattan Project to Fukushima. For this e-book edition, Rory O’Connor and I have written new chapters covering major … Continue reading

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